Glances in "Holidays" Category

Celebrating the Mimouna Festival amid Coronavirus Times

The Embar family from Qiryat Ono celebrates the Mimouna festival, the North African Jewish celebration. This year, due to the ...

Hebron Celebrates Purim

Israelis of Hebron celebrated Purim with the Adloyada - the humorous procession on the Jewish holiday of Purim.

Har Hevron Celebrates Tu Be’Shvat Festival with Tree Planting

Israelis at the Israeli community of Carmal in Har Hevron celebrated Tu Be'Shvat, the New Year of Trees in Jewish tradition, by planting ...

Women Of The Wall Pray At the Kotel

"Women of the Wall" celebrated the new month of Heshvan, the second month of the Hebrew calendar, at the Kotel in the Old City of ...

Hundreds Sing and Dance in Second Hakafot at Mercaz HaRav Yeshiva

Hundreds came to sing and dance with Torah scrolls at Mercaz HaRav yeshiva in Jerusalem, during the second Hakafot after Simhat Torah, the ...

Tens of Thousands Attend the Priestly Blessing at Western Wall

Tens of Thousands of Israelis holding the Four Species in their hands prayed at the Kotel, Western Wall, and ...

Israel Prepares for the Sukkot Holiday

Israelis commenced in preparations for the upcoming holiday of Sukkot, which will be celebrated on Monday and for the coming week. In ...

Thousands Attend Selichot Prayers at Kotel

Thousands of Israelis gathered at the Kotel (Western Wall) to recite "Selichot" ( forgiveness ) prayers. The Selichot are specials ...

Israeli Women Revive Biblical Custom in Shiloh

Hundreds of Israeli women gathered at the archeological site of ancient Shiloh to participate in the annual Dancing in the Vineyards ...

Israelis Mourn Destruction of Temples

Tens of thousands of Israelis gathered at the Kotel on Sunday to mourn the destruction of the First and Second Temples, commemorated on ...